Cavani has handed in a transfer request at Paris Saint-Germain and is pushing for a January transfer, with Atletico Madrid, Chelsea, Tottenham Hotspur and Manchester United all thought to be within the hunt to signal him.
United signed one other high-profile participant two years in the past in January, with Sanchez arriving from Arsenal and handed large wages to a confirmed star.
But issues went south rapidly with the Chile worldwide, who’s now on mortgage at Inter Milan till the top of the season.
And United’s board members are fearful that signing Cavani may finish in a similar way, in accordance to the Telegraph.
Sanchez commanded an eye-watering £560,000-a-week together with bonuses however accidents and poor type noticed him rating simply 5 objectives in 45 matches.
And United are nonetheless paying £175,000-a-week of his wages whereas he’s on mortgage in Serie A.
The huge issues over Cavani are his age, harm file, his large wage packet and the calls for of PSG to promote him.
Chelsea are equally involved by the value of the deal however Frank Lampard stays a giant fan of the Uruguay worldwide, who turns 33 subsequent month.
Atletico Madrid is believed to be Cavani’s desire.
Other putting choices on United’s radar embody AC Milan’s Krzysztof Piatek, Napoli’s Dries Mertens, Luka Jovic of Real Madrid, Borussia Dortmund’s Paco Alcacer and Lyon attacker Moussa Dembele.
Ole Gunnar Solskjaer can also be hopeful of finishing a deal for Bruno Fernandes, regardless of studies claiming the transfer is lifeless.